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This was Demo Day!

Posted by Chris at Nov. 26, 2015, 12:12 p.m.

So yesterday was Demo Day at Wayra UK. The culmination of nearly 10 months hard work from 23 amazing young companies whose journey we’ve been proud to see and share. Fromfinancial well beingtogiving sight to the blind, helpingfarmers in developing countries,putting better diabetes management literally in the hands of patients and their loved ones,ambient presence of those you care about,fixing the hours we spend on holdanda way to deeply connect the career hopes of young people to experienced mentors. You can’t help be inspired by these companies day in day out, to see it all in one day was almost overwhelming, especially when the founders have become friends...

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Looking back and looking forward to Wayra Demo Day

Posted by Chris at Nov. 18, 2015, 12:37 p.m.

About a year ago on a rather surreal evening we were congratulated by Will.I.Am as we got off of stage after being announced as one of the Wayra 2015 cohort.

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Looking back and looking forward to Wayra Demo Day

Posted by Chris at Nov. 18, 2015, 12:37 p.m.

About a year ago on a rather surreal evening we were congratulated by Will.I.Am as we got off of stage after being announced as one of the Wayra 2015 cohort.

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A new era for EdTech in the UK

Posted by Chris at Nov. 2, 2015, 2:43 p.m.

Last week we were honoured to be invited to the launch ofEdTechUKa new trade association for the UK EdTech sector. The launch involved senior figures from London and Partners, the Greater London Assembly, UK Trade and Industry, the Britain is Great campaign, Innovate UK, the Department for Education and many of the high growth education/technology ventures that feature on their map of Ed Tech companies in London.

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A new era for EdTech in the UK

Posted by Chris at Nov. 2, 2015, 2:43 p.m.

Last week we were honoured to be invited to the launch ofEdTechUKa new trade association for the UK EdTech sector. The launch involved senior figures from London and Partners, the Greater London Assembly, UK Trade and Industry, the Britain is Great campaign, Innovate UK, the Department for Education and many of the high growth education/technology ventures that feature on their map of Ed Tech companies in London.

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